I'm usually not suprised at the ill-informed hatred of all things not extremely left, especially at this blog, but they not only hit bottom here, but continue to dig.....I bet they take it down, but that is Joe Lieberman, in blackface. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jane-hamsher/on-the-ground-with-lamont_b_26316.html " E.J. Dionne repeats a piece of conventional wisdom that irks the @#%* out of me every time I hear it - if Lieberman loses the primary and runs as an independent it will distract everyone from the true villain, the GOP, and therefore we should just give him a pass. Balderdash. Lieberman has been an integral part of the GOP's bully machine for the past six years, the Democrat useful for his willingness to dicipline his own kind. Ned Lamont is running a legitimate primary contest and Joe is refusing to abide by the results of that primary. As Lowell Weicker said the other day, when he became an independent he didn't screw with the Republican primary first (my words not his) he just left. Joe is mucking up the Democratic primary and then abandoning the party to attack it from the outside. How this is the fault of Ned Lamont or his supporters I would very much like to know..."